Rexford, Montana

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Population in 2013: 149 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.3%
Males: 68  (45.8%)
Females: 81  (54.2%)
Median resident age:  61.0 years
Montana median age:  39.6 years

Zip code: 59930

Estimated median household income in 2013: $16,935 (it was $22,604 in 2000)
Rexford:

$16,935
MT:

$46,972

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,755 (it was $12,355 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $270,908 (it was $46,700 in 2000)
Rexford:

$270,908
MT:

$190,100
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  • Races in Rexford, MT (2010)

    Rexford races chart
    • 9590.5%White alone
    • 54.8%American Indian alone
    • 43.8%Hispanic
    • 11.0%Two or more races
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Rexford: 104.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Polish (22.1%), English (14.3%), Swedish (10.4%), French (9.1%), German (3.9%), Irish (3.9%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2543 feet

Land area: 0.10 square miles.

Population density: 1,428 people per square mile   (low).

Rexford, Montana map

For population 25 years and over in Rexford:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 25.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rexford town:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 36.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 32.9%
  • Divorced: 30.2%

5 residents are foreign born (3.3% North America).

This town:

3.3%
Montana:

1.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,096 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $429 (0.4%)

Rexford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (127.5 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (334.1 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1037.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: West Kootenai, MT (2.2 miles ), Midvale, MT (2.3 miles ), Eureka, MT (2.4 miles ), Indian Springs, MT (2.6 miles) , Fortine, MT (3.9 miles) , Trego, MT (4.4 miles ), Stryker, MT (4.9 miles) , Yaak, MT (5.0 miles ).

Latitude: 48.90 N, Longitude: 115.17 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 406

Rexford household income distribution Rexford home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

11.2%
Montana:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +19 (+14.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Utilities (67%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (17%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (50%)
  • Accommodation and food services (50%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (67%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (17%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (50%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (50%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Rexford, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Rexford-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Montana state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 368.1 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 339.8 miles away from Rexford center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 357.3 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 365.0 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 348.4 miles away from Rexford center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 12/22/1998 at 01:17:47, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, 4.6 ML, Depth: 7.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 62.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rexford topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rexford:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - MOUNTAIN VIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; EUREKA, MT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rexford:

  • North Idaho College (about 114 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; Full-time enrollment: 4,684)
  • Whitworth University (about 131 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • Spokane Community College (about 132 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Gonzaga University (about 134 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 136 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 149 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • The University of Montana (about 152 miles; Missoula, MT; FT enrollment: 13,602)

Private elementary/middle school in Rexford:

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW PAROCHIAL SCHOOL (Students: 20; Location: 5099 W KOOTENAI RD; Grades: 1 - 8)

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Lincoln County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Rexford and their reported violations in the past:

WEST KOOTENAI COMMUNITY CHURCH (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from DEC-14-2005 to DEC-14-2005), St Public Notif requested (DEC-14-2005), St Public Notif received (DEC-23-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-14-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.0%
(27.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Montana:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.0%
Whole state:  62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  20.0%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Rexford compared to Montana state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.0
Montana average:

9.9

Rexford travel time to work - commute Rexford mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (69%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rexford town (based on Lincoln County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,75028
Mainline Protestant1,0659
Other9976
Catholic6503
None13,225-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Lincoln County:

2.65 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Lincoln County:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

9.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.3%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lincoln County:

22.6%
Montana:

23.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

5.8%
State:

10.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$389
Health 0$0 1$100
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,046
Totals for Government 0$0 3$1,535

Rexford government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $24,000 ($161.07)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($60.40)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($60.40)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($20.13)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($13.42)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($13.42)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($6.71)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($6.71)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($6.71)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $20,000 ($134.23)

Rexford government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $9,000 ($60.40)
    All Other: $9,000 ($60.40)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($60.40)
    Special Assessments: $2,000 ($13.42)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($6.71)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $13,000 ($87.25)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $12,000 ($80.54)
    All Other: $8,000 ($53.69)
    Highways: $3,000 ($20.13)
  • Tax - Motor Vehicle License: $2,000 ($13.42)

Rexford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $249,000 ($1671.14)

6.13% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,059 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
Montana average:

6.86%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Flathead County, MT  0.91% ($29,262 average AGI)
from Missoula County, MT  0.27% ($25,167)
from Kootenai County, ID  0.19% ($25,385)


6.67% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,503 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.67%
Montana average:

6.73%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Flathead County, MT  1.01% ($27,618 average AGI)
to Missoula County, MT  0.37% ($22,840)
to Spokane County, WA  0.22% ($48,133)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rexford:

  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJJR (880 AM; 10 kW; WHITEFISH, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • KGEZ (600 AM; 5 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: SKYLINE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KLCB (1230 AM; 1 kW; LIBBY, MT; Owner: LINCOLN COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rexford:

  • KBBZ (98.5 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIBX (92.1 FM; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KKMT (95.9 FM; COLUMBIA FALLS, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDBR (106.3 FM; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rexford:

  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K02AO (Channel 2; EUREKA, ETC., MT; Owner: EAGLE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Storage Tank Res, Storage Tank Res.; Approximately .13km South Of Hwy 37 (Lat: 48.896667 Lon: -115.166389), Type: Tank, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQEE917
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.478 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/10/2006, Expiration Date: 01/10/2016, Certifier: Richard W Payton
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Road #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rexford)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3268F , Serial Number: 670061, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 05/24/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Fredricks Sturdevant, 5811 W Kootenai, Rexford, MT 59930
  • Aircraft: BELL 206B (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: ROLLS-ROYC 250-C20B (420 HP) (Turbo-shaft)
    N-Number: 78WF , Serial Number: 3078, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 11/20/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Frederick Weber, 100 Moose Country Rd, Rexford, MT 59930
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9769X , Serial Number: 21058069, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 08/02/1962
    Registrant (Individual): Enos Miller, 251 Mountain View Rd, Rexford, MT 59930

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6

Businesses in Rexford, MT

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2
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